Welcome to FindLaw's "Patient Rights" section, where you'll find articles and resources to help you make the most informed health care-related decisions. Understanding your rights as a patient is an important first step to asserting them. This section covers a wide range of patient-related topics, with articles about how to plan ahead for medical care; how to read the fine print on prescription medication bottles; evaluating online health information; determining whether you need long-term care insurance; understanding the medical marijuana laws in your state; and more.
|Patient Rights Basics
Choosing a Physician, Understanding Informed Consent, State Medical Marijuana Laws, More...
|Planning Long Term Care
Elder Home Care Options, Long-Term Care Insurance: Pros and Cons, Is LTC Insurance Right for You?, More...